Ford Puma 1.7 Sport Edition

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Post by Spoilertje » Thu Mar 19, 2020 5:48 pm

Hello,
My name is Jesse and my wife Bought the car in march 2020.
As i had one before and missed it a little :lol:
With new APK.
190k KM
But after the first week the problems started to come...
Start problems in the morning.
and it didnt came from the battery..
So lets clean it all out.
No Further issues and drives perfect again.
Done:
- New Oil 5w30 + filter
- New Coolant
- New Air filter
- New Interieur filter
- New fuel filter
- New Head Gasket (Old one was like stone and silcone Everywhere... :roll:
- New bougies. (Sparkplugs)
- Headlight covers + Angel Eyes.

ToDo:

- Cleaning the 17" White OZ Super Turismo
- New tyres for the rims.
- lowering springs ?
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First day.

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Post by red » Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:13 am

Nice, I love this model, we couldn't get it here in the UK, did it come with the Recarro leather seats? 8-)
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Post by DOH » Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:31 am

What's the Dutch to English translation of "New bougies" ?
The medical condition over here is described as follows:
https://www.medicinenet.com/script/main ... ekey=12497

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Post by Spoilertje » Fri Mar 20, 2020 11:06 am

Hi red,
This model came only with the black leather Seats.
I like the recarro beter but the racing Seats are the best :lol: :lol:

@DOH

Lol sorry new sprak plugs 😂😂😂
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Post by red » Fri Mar 20, 2020 11:52 am

:lol: I'm glad that's been cleared up!

The racing seats are amazing (and my favourite too!), they are personal preference though, I found them very comfortable but I think they are a bit firm for some people.
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Post by Spoilertje » Mon May 04, 2020 8:02 pm

So a little update...
The engine what i thought was fixed.....
Headgasket... Very bad...
And What did we find more....... :? :?
So what to do?????

Lets swap the engine :D
Saturday about 11:00 started.
Monday about 16:00 Done...


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What if i needed to put an emergency brake ???
New APK ????????????? Some cardealers These days...... And the car was there for 5 months... before my wife bought it...


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The new engine is still out So, Lets change the Timingbelt + Waterpomp.. (So that shitjob can wait for another 5 years. )
The belt and spanner where just replaced couple kms back... but they didnt do the waterpomp IDK WHY... xD :lol:
All the fluids refreshed. The filters where new except the oil filter so changed that also..
And new brakes ofc...
The Enginebay Was looking good no rust dents or shocking problems...
The old engine was in really bad condition... Bolts and nuts complete missing.. (
exhaust manifold (4 diffrent bolts and even nuts xD ???? and i can go on and go on... never saw something like that before :roll:

But its back on the road.. And got a lot more power! :grin:
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Post by red » Tue May 05, 2020 9:25 am

8-) hopefully that will see you good for many years then!
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